Cocos nucifera

Cocos nucifera


Palmae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Shoreline


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

L.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 3: 161


Vouchers

??


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Can grow into a vry tall, thin tree with very long (several meters) pinnate leaves without prickles. Widely cultivated but originally from sandy coastal savannas. Another, much smaller coastal palm is Hyphaene guineensis with palmate leaves, not yet recorded from Liberia.

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